Compare LGBT Rights in Belgium & Palestine

Equality Index ?
77 / 100
22 / 100
Legal Index ?
87 / 100
39 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
67 / 100
6 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1944
Varies by Region
Since 1951
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2003
Unrecognized
Since 1994
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipVaries by Region
Since 2019
Right to change legal genderLegal, no restrictions
Since 2018
Ambiguous
Gender-affirming careLegal
Since 1998
Legal
Since 2008
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2003
No protections
Since 1992
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2003
No protections
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2006
Single only
Intersex infant surgeryNot bannedNot banned
Serving openly in militaryLegalN/A
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (less than 6-month deferral)
Since 2023
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2023
Not banned
Since 2014
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1985
Varies by Region
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